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Travel Blogs from Busko Zdroj
... personalised tour of the museum. They are setting up an "Honour wall" for former Polish partisans, like Vik's dad, who were then moved to concentration camps and survived. Vik's Dad will now be included in this.
Tonight was bittersweet. We hosted a dinner for family at the Sphinx restaurant, another of our favourite spots in Kielce. We were joined by Aunt and Uncle, Jola and Martin for a final meal together. There was laughter and smiles, and good ...
... about Adelaide drivers again, as Polish ones seem to have little regard for speed limits, double white lines or slowing down for built up areas. We took it slow and steady, and after wrong directions from the GPS, eventually found the hotel we are staying in. Kielce has a big trade fair on this week, so we have been forced to seek a bed and shower in a 1937 hotel around 6.7km out of town. It seems to be ...
... lunch. Afterwards I gorge myself on the last of the edible strawberries. The bag is full of strawberry juice as they don’t take kindly to being packed around for over a day.
During one longer break at the palace in Łopuszno I marvel at the distance I’ve covered already as it’s only shortly after noon. By around 4 I’m already in Jędrzejów, where I have to make a turn and take a different road towards Kaziemierza Wielka. ...
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Shame that the ticket didn't entitle me to a free pizza, as I ended up buying some bland fast food from a moody waitress in the kids play area. I nearly walked off and left her, she was that rude, but then I thought I would eviscerate her in fiction instead. Of course now I can't be bothered to do that either. She isn't worth remembering.
Psychologically, it was the low point of the trip. I'd been ripped off as ...
... I can post anything new (I think I said that yesterday) so I just wanted to check in and let you all know what I decided to do. I am planning on a kayaking trip in Dubrovnik, but that won't be for a week or so, but I will be sure to post some pictures! Anyway, I am going to miss Poland...a lot. This has been an amazing two weeks, despite the bad start I had. I have ...